General Dynamics Information Technology Senior PeopleSoft Functional Analyst in Washington, District Of Columbia

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:

No Active Clearance Required

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:

No Active Clearance Required


Public Trust

Job Family:

Information Technology

Job Description:

Can you imagine being a vital member of team that is working to complete a major federal government initiative? Can you imagine working side-by-side with a team dedicated to improving our government human resources (HR) and payroll system for the U.S. Coast Guard? CSRA is seeking a talented and adept Senior PeopleSoft Functional Analyst.

State of Affairs

CSRA has a long history of providing functional and technical analyses of Coast Guard HR business practices and software. We have provided recommendations related to system design, system upgrades, configuration or customization, requirements/business process, and policies and procedures. For each technical project, the CSRA Team complies with Coast Guard system development life cycle (SDLC) guidelines for development and documenting and the Coast Guard Enterprise Architecture standards at all times. Having supported the USCG for over nine years, CSRA has a highly skilled team of professionals who are intimately familiar with Coast Guard HR and Payroll practices, the laws and policies governing them, and the technologies currently in use to support them.

What will you be doing each day?

You will serve as the Lead Functional ERP Consultant and perform this role with minimal direction. You should understand configuration and integration between major functional areas. You will be translating customer requirements into a best fit within the application, and develop processes and documentation that support the SDLC. You will contribute to the overall strategic vision, and integrate a broad range of ideas regarding implementation and support. Each week you will be undertaking implementation and support projects involving single disciplines that may affect multiple business units. You will comply with approved SDLC processes and are responsible for all related SDLC artifacts. You will also document system processes and requirements traceability.

You will be drafting, reviewing and maintaining SDLC documentation. You will be conducting and leading the PeopleSoft HCM 9.2 upgrade effort. This upgrade will require you to define and direct definition of test scenarios and scripts. You will propose options to fill gaps through product configuration, customizations and extensions, or third-party products. While also identifying and documenting gaps between requirements and Commercial Off-the shelf (COTS). You will conduct and lead demos, Conference Room Pilots, and Fit/Gap sessions. As a final point, you will lead requirements elicitation, capture, and management.

What are the Requirements for this role?

  • US Citizenship is required

  • Ability to obtain Public Trust security clearance

  • Bachelors’ degree and 10 years PeopleSoft Experience

  • In-depth knowledge of core PeopleSoft HCM and Global Payroll, version 9.1 and 9.2

  • Ability to facilitate understanding of existing and new functionality, identification and resolution for areas where business processes depart from delivered PeopleSoft 9.1 and 9.2 software solutions and to recommend best practices from past experience

  • Experience with all phases of ERP application development including requirements analysis, fit/gap, design, development, test and deployment

  • Experience with all phases of application testing including system, integration, parallel, etc

  • Experience supporting PS 9.2 upgrade strongly preferred.

  • Knowledge of military human resources and payroll processes strongly preferred.

  • Ability to manage expectations under shifting and/or changing priorities

  • Telecommuting is permitted; however, you must be able to work onsite two days a week

  • For candidates outside of the Washington, D.C. Metro area, we may be willing to reimburse for travel related expenses




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T elecommuting Options:

Some Telecommuting Allowed

Work Location:

USA DC Washington - 2701 Martin Luther King Ave SE (DCC129)

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CSRA is committed to creating a diverse environment and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.


CSRA is tomorrow’s thinking, today. To “Think Next. Now.” is to imagine a better future and to deliver it, today. For our customers, our partners, and ultimately, all the people our mission touches, CSRA is realizing the promise of technology to change the world through next-generation thinking and meaningful results.

We understand that our customers' missions require new methods and imaginative thinking. We bring together government IT professionals, emerging technologies, and the brightest, cutting-edge advisors in the industry to deliver a broad range of innovative, next-generation IT solutions and professional services to help our customers modernize their legacy systems, protect their networks and assets, and improve the effectiveness and efficiency of mission-critical functions for our warfighters and our citizens.

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We are a company of 18,000+ smart, talented individuals, yet we enjoy a start-up culture that inspires us to make a difference while delivering results in this rapidly evolving world. Join our team and use your skills and expertise to support the safety, security, health and well-being of the nation.